Monday, May 15 – Professional Development Day

 
8:30 - 9:00 AM

Professional Day Registration

Conference Registration Desk

9:00 - 10:30 AM
Concurrent 1.1: (Full-Day Session)

Healthcare Procurement: What Makes it Special?

Sarah Friesen, President, Friesen Concepts

Iris Koformer Strategic Policy & Innovation Director of Ontario Government

Concurrent 1.2: (Full-Day Session)

A Leader’s Toolkit to Managing Change and Transition

Penny ClarkCPCC, CHRP, ACC, Principal Owner, Insightfull Coaching

Ann DolanBBA, CEC (Certified Executive Coach)   

10:30 - 10:45 AM

Refreshment Break

10:45 - 12:00 PM
Concurrent 1.1: (Full-Day Session)

Healthcare Procurement: What Makes it Special?

Sarah Friesen, President, Friesen Concepts

Iris Koformer Strategic Policy & Innovation Director of Ontario Government

Concurrent 1.2: (Full-Day Session)

A Leader’s Toolkit to Managing Change and Transition

Penny ClarkCPCC, CHRP, ACC, Principal Owner, Insightfull Coaching

Ann DolanBBA, CEC (Certified Executive Coach) 

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:30 PM
Concurrent 1.1: (Full-Day Session)

Healthcare Procurement: What Makes it Special?

Sarah Friesen, President, Friesen Concepts

Iris Koformer Strategic Policy & Innovation Director of Ontario Government

 
1:00 - 3:00 PM  
Concurrent 1.2: (Full-Day Session)

A Leader’s Toolkit to Managing Change and Transition

Penny ClarkCPCC, CHRP, ACC, Principal Owner, Insightfull Coaching

Ann DolanBBA, CEC (Certified Executive Coach) 

2:30 - 2:45 PM

Refreshment Break for Concurrent 1.1

2:45 - 4:00 PM
Concurrent 1.1: (Full-Day Session)

Healthcare Procurement: What Makes it Special?

Sarah Friesen, President, Friesen Concepts

Iris Koformer Strategic Policy & Innovation Director of Ontario Government

 
3:00 - 3:15 PM

Refreshment Break for Concurrent 1.2

3:15 - 4:00 PM

 
Concurrent 1.2: (Full-Day Session)

BONUS: A Leader’s Toolkit - Innovation Readiness Assessment Tool

Dr. Kenneth McKayProfessor, University of Waterloo

Chelsea MarrProject Manager and Senior Research Associate, University of Waterloo

4:00 - 4:30 PM

Certificate Pickup

Conference Registration Desk

 

Tuesday, May 16 – HSCN Annual Conference Day 1

 

7:30 AM

Conference Exhibit Floor Opens

7:30 - 8:15 AM

 

Registration, Exhibits, Networking & Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by Medline

8:15 - 8:30 AM

HSCN Conference 2017: Opening Remarks & Celebration Video

Sue Smith, General Manager, HSCN

8:30 - 8:45 AM

HSCN2017 Mobi App and Gamification Demo

8:45 - 9:45 AM

Better Now: The Anatomy of Change in Canadian Healthcare

Dr. Danielle MartinFamily Physician, VP, Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions, Women’s College Hospital
 

Sponsored & Introduced by Medbuy   


 

9:45 - 10:10 AM

 

Coffee Break and Networking with Your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

10:15 - 10:45 AM

Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Session 2.1

Unique Device Identifiers – The Next Big Step for Effective Analysis

Bill Bobbie, President, Cook Canada Inc.    

 

Concurrent Session 2.2

Supply Disruption: Managing the Unexpected

Jill Craven, VP, Pharmacy and Clinical Services, Medbuy    

 

Concurrent Session 2.3  

Fostering Innovation in Healthcare: Transforming Capital Procurement

Amit Sobti, Provincial Director, Major Projects, BCCSS

Darren Gray, Director, Allied Health Sourcing Projects, BCCSS   

10:45 - 10:50 AM 

Transition to Plenary Session

10:50 - 11:40 AM

Evolution in Supply Chain in Healthcare

Kevin Empey, Supervisor, Brockville General Hospital

Sponsored by Baxter Canada    

11:40 - 12:15 PM

HSCN AGM

Sarah Friesen and Zachary Pocklington Presiding    

12:15 - 1:15 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with Your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by BD

1:15 - 1:45 PM

Innovative Medical Equipment Management: How to Create Savings While Reducing Risk!

Rob Bull, VP Accountable Care, CFO and CIO, Southlake Regional Health Centre    

1:45 - 2:15 PM

Off the Beaten Path: Delivering Healthcare in Developing Countries

Wes Robinson, Director, Operations and Emergency Response, Health Partners International of Canada

2:15-2:45 PM

 

Coffee Break and Networking with Your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

2:45 - 3:30 PM

The Future is Already Here!

Dr. Alexandra T. Greenhill, Physician CEO and Entrepreneur  

3:30 - 4:15 PM

A Global Strategy to Accelerate Supply Chain Innovation to Strengthen Health System Quality and Safety

Dr. Anne Snowdon, Chair and Professor, World Health Innovation Network    

4:15 - 5:15 PM

IGNITE Session - Bursts of Innovation Activity from Across Canada 

Various Speakers

5:15 - 5:30 PM

SCMAO/HSCN Healthcare Supply Chain Certification Recipients

Supply Chain Department of the Year Award - Healthcare Materials Management Services (HMMS)

Tuesday Delegate Draw

Sponsored by Vernacare

5:15 - 6:45 PM

 

Networking Reception - Networking with your Colleagues and Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by PriMED

 

 

Wednesday, May 17 – HSCN Annual Conference Day 2

 

8:00 AM

Conference Exhibit Floor Opens

8:00 - 8:45 AM

 

Registration, Exhibits, Networking & Full Breakfast

 Sponsored by Stryker

8:45 - 9:40 AM

Are Economic Pressures Putting Us On a Path to Health Reform?

Colin BusbyAssociate Director, Research, C. D. Howe Institute

Sponsored by HealthPRO   

 

9:40 - 9:45 AM

Transition to Concurrent Sessions

9:45 - 10:15 AM

Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Session 3.1

Cyber Attacks: Practical Steps You Can Take to Address the Risk

Paul Sullivan, Brokerage Manager, HIROC   

 

Concurrent Session 3.2

Value-based Procurement in Healthcare

Kara LeBlancCategory Manager, Service New Brunswick, Health Services
 

Concurrent Session 3.3

Using Innovation Procurement to find solutions to Healthcare Opportunities – A Real Life Example

Sharon Baker, Director Innovation Procurement, System Coordinated Access, Waterloo Wellington

Lori Moran, Sr. Project Manager, System Coordinated Access, Waterloo Wellington

Jeff KavanaghPresident and Co-founder, CognisantMD    

10:15 - 11:00 AM

Coffee Break and Networking with Your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by  Stryker

11:00 AM - 11:45 PM

Health Technology Assessment (HTA): A Primer for Procurement Professionals 

Dr. Fiona MillerAssociate Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, and Director, Division of Health Policy and Ethics, THETA

Dr. Tammy CliffordVice-President, Medical Device and Rapid Response Programs, CADTH

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Atlantic Collaboration - Health Procurement

Minister Victor Boudreau, Department of Health, New Brunswick

12:30 - 1:30 PM

 

Lunch Break & Networking with Your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Cardinal Health   

                            

1:30 - 2:30 PM

Dr. Watson Will See You Now!

Richard McDonald, IBM Distinguished Engineer and Canadian Technical Executive / Senior Certified IT Architect, IBM    

Sponsored by 3M Health Care

2:30 - 3:15 PM

Leadership: It Starts with Me!

Michelle RayWriter and Motivational Speaker    

Sponsored by Voyageur

3:15 - 3:45 PM

Closing Awards and Draws

Sarah Friesen, HSCN Co-Chair

Zachary PocklingtonHSCN Co-Chair

HSCN Mobile App Gamification Provide and Supplier Winner Awards

Wednesday Delegate Draw

Sponsored by Vernacare